Category: Sports

Lady Eagles hold off East Webster in battle of rivals

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The best way to erase the memory of a four-game losing streak is by beating your arch-rival in a crucial region contest. That’s just what the Lady Eagles of Eupora High School did last…

Mullens passes USM to solid 34-7 win over UTEP

Nick Mullens threw three touchdown passes and Ito Smith topped the 100-yard rushing mark for the fourth consecutive game as Southern Miss defeated UTEP 34-7 Saturday night at Sun Bowl Stadium. The Golden Eagles return home to take on Rice…

Lady Wolverines ready for key region softball contests

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Playing under pressure is nothing new for the East Webster softball programs. You don’t win as many state championships, both slow-pitch and fast-pitch, as the Lady Wolverines have without knowing how to play in…

Sports schedules

THURSDAY, SEPT. 29 Prep Volleyball 6 p.m. — Starkville at Choctaw County Prep Softball TBA — Neshoba Central at West Lauderdale TBA — Philadelphia at Southeast Lauderdale 6 p.m. — Starkville at Louisville 6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster…

Sports Briefs

Region 4-2A play set to begin this Friday night The first six football games played so far this season by East Webster, Eupora, Calhoun City, Winona, Bruce, and Okolona won’t have any affect on the MHS Class 2A State Football…

Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, SEPT. 22 Prep Softball TBA — Houston at Neshoba Central 5 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at French Camp 6 p.m. — Calhoun City at Louisville 6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora Junior College Football 6:30 p.m. — Gulf…

Sports Briefs

East Webster, Calhoun City remain in 2A state rankings According to the Jackson Clarion-Ledger, the Wolverines of East Webster High School are the No. 4-ranked football team in the MHSAA Class 2A. Region 4-2A foe Calhoun City is currently No.…

Wolverines improve to 4-1 with Homecoming win over Ray Brooks

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times As the injuries continue to mount, the Wolverines of East Webster High School continue to take the next man up approach as they get ready to begin Region 4-2A play in two weeks. “It’s…

Eupora beats J.Z. George, set to visit Houston Friday

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Stephen Edwards was happy his team picked up a 37-0 win over homestanding J.Z. George Friday night. But the second-year Eupora High School was far from pleased with the way his team went about…

Northeast Mississippi falls to 1-2 with loss to East Mississippi

From school reports Demarcus Rogers continues to make a deeper impact each week on the defensive side of the ball for the Northeast Mississippi Community College football program. Rogers set a new career-high with 13 tackles and was involved in…